Application Deadline: February 8th, 2019
MEST offers a fully sponsored 12-month graduate-level entrepreneurial training in business, communications and software development, including extensive hands-on project work, culminating in a final pitch and the chance to receive seed funding.
The year-long training programme provides Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EITs) with MBA-level entrepreneurship training in business, software development and communications.
While diving deep into fundamental business and technology concepts, EITs complete 3 Capstones per year XCHARX they form teams, come up with an idea, build and validate a product, attain customers and pitch the idea in front of our board.
O ano culmina em um exame final na forma de um discurso do investidor, após o qual algumas empresas receberão financiamento inicial e entrarão na Incubadora MEST.
Requisitos do aplicativo:
- Uma profunda paixão por iniciar uma empresa de software
- Experiência empresarial empreendedora ou corporativa
- Um diploma de uma universidade superior ou faculdade técnica (ou experiência equivalente)
Final recruitment takes place in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa and Cote d’Ivoire.
Honesty is the best policy
All participants must provide personal information that is true and accurate.
Accepted candidates must be able to commit to spending a year in Accra, Ghana at the MEST training program starting August.
Programa totalmente financiado
O programa MEST é totalmente financiado, incluindo aulas gratuitas, hospedagem e alimentação, 3 refeições por dia e uma pequena quantia mensal.
Cronograma da aplicação:
1 Application PeriodApplications open in the 3rd Quarter of each year and close in March the following year
2 InvitationQualified applicants will receive an invitation for a telephone interview with a member of the MEST team.
3 ScreeningApplicants who pass the telephone screening will be invited to take an online aptitude test.
4. Interview Process
In-person group and individual interviews take place in South Africa in February; and in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and Cote d’Ivoire in May each year.
5 OffersOffers are sent out by the end of May each year.
6 Beginning of trainingTraining starts in August each year.
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